The supermarket across the road employs one member of staff, a security guard. There are no checkout staff, no shelf stackers, no cleaners and no managers, just a lone security guard who stands by the door looking bored. The shelf stacking and cleaning happens at night and is outsourced to a company called _______. The tills are self service.
But the streets are still filthy, my car won’t start and blood still drips from my nose.
If the future truly is NOW, then where are the robots we were promised?